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Charley #02 – Postcards
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Charley 02 is powered by the Deste Foundation, Athens, Greece, which sponsors artistís projects, exhibitions, and symposia that explore the relationship between contemporary art and culture.
published in 2002
10 x 15 cm
142 colour postcards
ISBN: 978-1-56466-100-5
EAN: 9781564661005
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Charley 02 is a packet of postcards providing a snapshot of the New York City art season in 2001-2002.
Works of F. Alÿs, D. Birnbaum, M. Bonvicini, O. Breuning, M. Cattelan, U. Fischer, D. Graham, M. Kippenberger, A. Oehlen, O. Payne & N. Relph, R. Phillips, G. Richter, D. Roth, U. Rondinone...
Charley is a contemporary art publication series edited by Maurizio Cattelan, Massimiliano Gioni and Ali Subotnick. A do-it-yourself magazine, Charley is an inclusive publication relying on assimilation, rather than on selection : Charley is a machine for redistribution, a mechanism for spreading and exploiting information, rumors, and communication. Like most information, it is partial, unstable, and untrustworthy. There are no hierarchies and no favorites in Charley : it flirts equally with celebrity and failure. Charley is a multiform creature, bound to transform with each issue. Charley is a pre-digested combine, with pages assembled from catalogues, brochures, press clips, postcards, and other visuals. But what is Charley really? Charley is a new publication on emerging artists. Prominent curators, writers, artists, and other arts professionals from around the world were asked to suggest up to 10 up-and-coming artists and/or submit materials on the artists for inclusion in Charley. 400 art makers from around the globe responded, and each of them is represented by one page of Charley.